participants learning to compostDiscover composting, gardening, native plants, and more at the Compost Education Center in Bond Park! Complete with informational signs and easy-to-access demonstrations, you can enjoy the Center at your own pace. Take a stroll down the loop trail to explore the vegetable garden and native landscape displays and get ideas for what to plant at home. Visitors can observe a wide variety of composting methods, including vermiculture (composting with worms), pile composting, and grass-cycling.

The Compost Education Center is located in a wooded area beside the Challenge Course and is open year-round during park hours. See a map of Bond Park.

Join us in the Garden

Garden Watering Wednesday (CANCELED)

10 a.m. - 11 a.m. (Every Wednesday during June-August)
Compost Education Center

Located in Bond Park (follow signs to Compost Education Center)

Join us in the garden for hands-on education about growing your own food! Perfect for families who are looking for tips for home gardening or ways to get your hands dirty without your own garden at home. This staffed event is a weekly opportunity to learn, play, and explore nature for all ages. No registration required.


Sarah Justice
Environmental Outreach Program Coordinator 
(919) 469-4301